Classic Rock Almanac

A woman lays a rose at a mural of David Bowie in Brixton, London on the second anniversary of his death.

Classic Rock Almanac January 10, 2019

In 2016 David Bowie passed away after an eighteen month battle with cancer at the age of 69.
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Jimmy Page

Classic Rock Almanac January 9, 2019

Jimmy Page was born today in 1944.
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David Bowie

Classic Rock Almanac January 8, 2019

The late David Bowie was born today in 1947.
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Classic Rock Almanac January 7, 2019

In 1980 Led Zeppelin's "In Through the Out Door" is awarded a Platinum disc. It's the last album issued before the September 25th death of drummer John Bonham.
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Malcolm Young

Classic Rock Almanac January 6, 2019

The late Malcolm Young was born today in 1953.
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Classic Rock Almanac January 5, 2019

Sam Phillips, founder of Sun Records, was born today in 1923.
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(from the left) Ray Thomas, Justin Hayward, Graeme Edge and John Lodge

Classic Rock Almanac January 4, 2019

In 2018 Ray Thomas, founding member of The Moody Blues, died at the age of 76.
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Stephen Stills

Classic Rock Almanac January 3, 2019

Stephen Stills was born today in 1945.
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Elton John performs

Classic Rock Almanac January 1, 2019

In 1993 Elton John breaks Elvis Presley's record for the most consecutive years having a US Top 40 hit.
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Stevie Nicks, Mick Fleetwood, and Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac

Classic Rock Almanac December 31, 2018

In 1974 Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham are invited to join Fleetwood Mac, marking the band's tenth line-up change since 1967.
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